Chester City Hall New Hours Starting Monday, July 20

Beginning Monday, July 20, Chester City Hall will be open to the public Monday through Friday from 9:00am – 2:00pm.   Employees and members of the public are required to wear masks and practice social distancing while in the building.   Residents who require...

Public Meetings for Month of July & August to Be Live Streamed on Facebook

Updated 4:37 PM EST | July 7, 2020 Chester City Hall will reopen to the public on Tuesday, July 7. The building will be open Monday through Friday from 9:00am – 4:30pm. Employees and members of the public are required to wear masks and practice social distancing while...

Chester City Hall Opening July 7

Chester City Hall is opening on July 7.

Free COVID-19 Testing

The City of Chester in partnership with Delaware County Council and the Chester County Health Department will host a FREE COVID-19 Testing event for the community. If you have health insurance, please bring card. NOT MANDATORY WHEN: Saturday – June 27, 2020 WHERE:...
Mayor Thaddeus Kirkland, Director of Public Affairs

Welcome to the City of Chester

Welcome to the new City of Chester Official Website.  We hope you find all the resources you are looking for.  Be sure to check out our Facebook and Twitter pages as we are constantly staying in touch with the constituents in the City of Chester.


The City has changed parking processing vendors as of May 1st, 2019.  Any parking ticket issued on or after May 1st can be paid in person at Chester City Hall, on-line by clicking the Pay Parking Ticket icon or visiting to make a web payment.

Any ticket issued before May 1st, please read the ticket for payment instructions.

Meter Rates:

Paying with Coins:First two Quarters = 30 Minutes
.10 cents = 3 minutes
.5 cents = 1 1/2 minutes
Paying with Card:$1.00 = 30 minutes (default value / minimum allowed with credit card payment)
.50 cents = additional 15 minutes (press button to add time in 15 min. increments for a max time of two hours).
Access Chester City Email
Click to view latest City Information on Access Channel 10
Pay Code Ticket Online
Pay Ticket Online

Use the button for tickets written on or after May 1, 2019

Upcoming Events

Tue 04

Free Food Distribution

August 4 @ 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT
Wed 05

Special Council Meeting

August 5 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT
Tue 11

Free Food Distribution

August 11 @ 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT
Wed 12

Deliberative Only Meeting

August 12 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM EDT
Wed 12

City Council Meeting

August 12 @ 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM EDT
Wed 12

Planning Commission Meeting

August 12 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM EDT

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